Searching descendants and ancestors of Abraham Moshe Freedman, known as Maurice Freedman in England and Morris Freedman in America. He and his wife left Poland (probably Galicia, perhaps Czortkow area) around 1887, settled in Mile End Old Town, Whitechapel in Stepney, London East End. In 1904 he left via Rotterdam for America and settled in Stillwater, Saratoga County, NY, where he had a shoemaker's shop. His son Barnett (Barnie) came over in 1905; his daughters Rose and Becky (Rebecca) in early 1912 and his wife Rachel and children Israel (Isidore), Joseph, and Ettie in December of 1912.
Generation No. 1
1.Abraham Moshe Morris1 Freedman was born 1862 in (maybe) Czortkow, Ukraine, and died August 14, 1916 in New York.He married Rachel [Freedman] Abt. 1882 in Poland. He came to America in 1904 via Ellis Island, and was sent to the midwest by the Hebrew Immigrant Assistance Society but didn't stay there long. He opened a show maker or repair shop in Troy New York. In 1912 he was known as Mr. Maurice Freedman, Stillwater New York. He died in 1916. His wife Rachel died probably 1941 and is buried next to her daughter; they were buried at Mount Hebron by the CZORTKOWER FRAUEN society.
Notes for Rachel [Freedman]:
Rachel and all the children are found at 117 Buxton St in Mile End in the 1901 census. She emigrated with Israel, Joe, and Ettie on Dec 11 1912, on the HMS Philadelphia out of Southampton. They went to Stillwater in Saratoga NY where the husband had been living.
Rachel Friedman 45, 5'5", paid by husband Mr. Maurice Freedman of Stillwater NY
Buried, next to daughter Annie, in Block Three at Mount Hebron Cemetery. They were buried by the CZORTKOWER FRAUEN society. Her death certificate number is 2342
Children of Abraham Freedman and Rachel [Freedman] are:
+ 2 i. Annie Freedman, born 1885 in Poland German subject; died August 12, 1957 buried in Mt Hebron, New York.
+ 3 ii. Barnett Freedman, born 1888.
4 iii. Rebecca Becky Freedman, born 1890 in Whitechapel Mile End New Town.She married Nat Feinberg in usa.
Left on the St Paul Aug 10-18 1912 with Fanny
+ 5 iv. Fanny Freedman, born 1892.
6 v. Rose Freedman, born 1892She married Benjamin in usa.
+ 7 vi. Israel Isadore Freedman, born 1892-1894; died May 14, 1949 in Manhattan.
+ 8 vii. Joseph Freedman, born 1896-1898; died in manhattan or bronx.
+ 9 viii. Ettie Freedman, born 1901 in Whitechapel Mile End New Town; died 1968 in Manhattan, NY.
Generation No. 2
2.Annie2 Freedman (Abraham Moshe Morris1) was born 1885 in Poland German subject6, and died August 12, 1957 in Mt Hebron, New York.She married Treytl Tratel Thomas Finklestein Cohen January 07, 1908 in East London, England, son of Israel Finklestein and Tatzy [Finklestein].
Notes for Treytl Tratel Thomas Finklestein Cohen:
Came to England before 1901 when he was living with brother Lazarus. He was a tailor's presser.
Children of Annie Freedman and Treytl Cohen are:
+ 10 i. Bernard3 Cole, born December 15, 1911 in London; died June 1982 in Long Island, New York.
+ 11 ii. Tessie Cohen, born June 24, 1914 in Whitechapel, London.
3.Barnett Freedman (Abraham Moshe Morris1) was born 18887.He married Minnie [Freedman] in usa.
Notes for Barnett Freedman:
gI think I found him on 8/27/1905, 17, Barnett Friedman (he tried the previous year and was crossed out) but the image is not available. Line 4, out of southampton on the Saint Paul
Children of Barnett Freedman and Minnie [Freedman] are:
12 i. Henry Freedman.
13 ii. Phillip Freedman.
5.Fanny Freedman (Abraham Moshe Morris) was born 18928,9.She married Joseph Morris Abt. 1914 in england.
Notes for Joseph Morris: Joseph Morris was Fanny's first cousin
Children of Fanny Freedman and Joseph Morris are:
14 i. Stan Morris, born Abt. 1916.
15 ii. Monty Morris, born Abt. 1918.
16 iii. Edna Morris, born Abt. 1924.
7.Israel Isadore Freedman (Abraham Moshe Morris) was born 1892-1894, and died May 14, 1949 in Manhattan.He married Esther [Freedman] in usa.
Notes for Israel Isadore Freedman:
furrier at crossing in 1912
Children of Israel Freedman and Esther [Freedman] are:
17 i. Bessie Freedman.
18 ii. Dorothy Freedman.
19 iii. Marvin Freedman.
8.Joseph Freedman (Abraham Moshe Morris) was born 1896-189811, and died in manhattan or bronx.He married Dorothy [Freedman] in usa. grocer's assistant on crossing 1912
Child of Joseph Freedman and Dorothy [Freedman] is:
20 i. Gloria Freedman.
9.Ettie Freedman (Abraham Moshe Morris) was born 1901 in Whitechapel Mile End New Town, and died 1968 in Manhattan, NY.She married Jack Seelin 1925 in New York City.
Notes for Jack Seelin: Born in England but did not meet Ettie until they both were living in NY
Child of Ettie Freedman and Jack Seelin is:
21 i. Monty Seelin, born 1926.
Generation No. 3
10.Bernard Cole (Annie Freedman, Abraham Moshe Morris) was born December 15, 1911 in London, and died June 1982 in Long Island, New York.He married (1) Helen Bassine.He married (2) Gwendolyn 1952 in Long Island, New York.
Children of Bernard Cole and Helen Bassine are:
22 i. Tamar Tammy Cole
23 ii. Lewis Cole
Child of Bernard Cole and Gwendolyn is:
24 i. Rebecca Beckie Cole.
11.Tessie Cohen (Annie Freedman, Abraham Moshe Morris) was born June 24, 1914 in Whitechapel, London.She married Robert Freeman August 25, 1940 in Bronx, New York, son of Arthur Freeman and Rachel Abrams.
Notes for Tessie Cohen: Emigrated Oct 1926 with her mother on "The Leviathan"
Children of Tessie Cohen and Robert Freeman are:
+ 25 i. Nancy Tina
26 ii. Eric Freeman